Siri Håvås Haugland has a masters degree in social work, and a PhD in public health and general practice from the Norwegian University of science and technology (NTNU). Her PhD-thesis from 2014 was "HAZARDOUS ALCOHOL USE ACROSS GENERATIONS. Parental and offspring hazardous alcohol use in the Nord Trøndelag Health Study».
Siri has worked within the drug and alcohol field since 1996, primarily at a regional resource center for drug and alchol research, treatment and prevention. She has also workexperience from project management, planning and clinical work with young substance users. In august 2014 the started working at the University of Agder as an associate professor at the Department of psycosocial health, and from january 2016 as the head of department.
Epidmiology, substance use, family, pparental alcohol use, health, living conditions and living habits among marginalized groups, substance use among adolecents
Siri is a member of the reseach group on mental health, and is leading a subgroup called Young people in the south of Norway. She is the project manager of a research project focusing on health, living conditions and living habits among young people neither in work nor in education (NEET). She also focus on using data from Ungdata to increase knowledge on adolescents in the region. In cooperation with researchers at the University of Science and Technology and the University of Oxford Brookes she is managing a research project focusing on parental alcohol use and adverse life experiences.
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